SOUTHERN CAPE NEWS - As part of Athletics SWD's Mass Participation and Talent Identification programme, a number of events will be held during the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival.
Entry is free for all SWD school-going athletes in the cross country, relay, 5km and street miles events.
(Entry fees indicated below are for other competitors.)
Monday, July 9:
Cross Country - with a new addition of the Cross Country League.
Registration at 09:00 and the first race at 10:00.
The age groups: u/13, 15, 17, 19 and seniors.
Entry fee is R10 per athlete. 500 participation medals available and loads of lucky draws and hand-outs.
Relays - registration at 14:00 and the first race at 15:00 from the Knysna Marathon Club House.
The age groups are sub south (11-13), youth (14-17), junior (18-19) and senior (20+). Teams can either be male or female or male and female mix.
Entry Fees for sub youth teams R50 (2km) and for youth and older teams R100 (4km). 500 Participation medals are available with prize money in various categories, lucky draws and hand-outs available.
Wednesday, July 11:
5km and 10km - registration at 13:00 (5km) and 15:30 (10km) from the Knysna Marathon Club House. The official start of the races at 14:00 (5km) and 16:30 (10km).
Entry Fees are R10 for 5km and R30 for 10km (excluding Temporary License Number for unlicensed athletes).
500 participation medals for the 5km, 300 participation medals for the 10km, prize money in various categories in the 10km race, lucky draw and hand-out prizes.
Thursday, July 12:
Street Miles - registration at 14:00 and the first race at 15:00 from the Knysna Marathon Club House.
The age groups are sub-youth (11-13), youth (14-17), junior (18-19) and senior (20 +).
Entry Fee is R10 per athlete. 500 participation medals, prize money in various categories, lucky draws and hand-outs.
All entry forms are available on www.aswd.co.za